Daily Archives: April 12, 2009
There is lots to talk about in a way, and then there isn’t much to say at the same time, if that makes sense. So here is my last post for the day in sort of a rapid fire accumulation of several topics for the day.
Here it is Easter, and it’s still chilly, rainy and dark here in Dallas/Fort Worth. I went to the store to get a few things, and I heard this song in the store, and I thought it fit the day.
Have a great day, and thanks for reading my blog.
Life can be pretty cruel and cold at times. Sometimes, it’s difficult to see any half-full glasses out there. This story is from the Dallas Morning News today and it reinforces the thought that there are indeed some heroes out there still.
Cory Procter (right) marvels at Ryan Odens’ tenacity after a 2000 traffic accident. Odens respects how his friend, a Dallas Cowboys lineman, is a “down-to-earth kind of guy.” Cory Procter (right) marvels at Ryan Odens’ tenacity after a 2000 traffic accident. Odens respects how his friend, a Dallas Cowboys lineman, is a “down-to-earth kind of guy.”
“He inspires me more than anything. … How doesn’t he inspire everyone?” said the 6-foot-4, 310-pound Procter, who earns his Cowboys keep in the trenches as a reserve center and guard. “Here is a guy who was paralyzed … who they told would never walk, and he’s getting around just fine.”